Behavioral Health Director Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Behavioral Health Director make in District of Columbia? The average Behavioral Health Director salary in District of Columbia is $136,401 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $114,933 and $156,806. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $114,933 10% $95,388 90% $175,384 75% $156,806 $136,401 50%(Median)
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Behavioral Health Director oversees the study and treatment of patients with emotional, mental, or psychological disorders. Manages and directs the activities of behavioral health services. Being a Behavioral Health Director ensures all behavioral health operations are in compliance with clinical guidelines. May be responsible for both inpatient and outpatient treatment. Additionally, Behavioral Health Director requires an advanced degree. Typically reports to top management. The Behavioral Health Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Behavioral Health Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $135,714 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $135,714 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $135,714 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $135,714 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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